Cruising the water ways of Europe, Russia or China is an incredibly convenient—and fun—way to take in many world-renowned sites, cosmopolitan cities and quaint towns. You visit multiple locations on your vacation, but you only have to unpack your luggage once!Continue reading
Some people like to take vacations without a real plan in mind: They want to be open to experiencing whatever strikes them on a given day. That can be a fine, spontaneous way to travel.
On the other hand, having a plan and some guidance can really help you get the most out of your time on a trip. Vacations can’t last forever, and you don’t want to have any days where you don’t have anything to do, or any regrets about missing something special. The “Trafalgar Insider Experience” is a great way to do that, as Trafalgar Tours can provide you with a number of unique experiences, based on their use of local guides and their travel directors’ years of experience.
Italy has long stood as a popular travel destination, and it’s not hard to see why. Italy has a rich cultural history, from the Roman Empire to the Renaissance, and is full of art and architecture that reflects that history. Its Mediterranean climate makes visiting a pleasant experience at almost any time of year. The geography is gorgeous, from the beaches of southern Italy to the hills and mountains of the north.
It’s still possible to have a bad experience if you aren’t prepared, though. While there are plenty of sights to keep you entertained, you don’t want to be miserable because you got ripped off by a taxi or failed to bring adapters to make your electrical devices compatible. It’s very possible if you don’t know what to expect. Here are some basic trips to help you prepare for your first trip to Italy.
By: Lin Humble
Vice President, AffordableTours.com
Last Christmas our family celebrated the winter holidays aboard the Disney Magic®. As promised, Disney delivered an unforgettable journey. In fact, our trip began before we even set sail out of Galveston, Texas. My sons, ages 6 and 5, received a phone call from Mickey a day prior to our sailing, which brightened their day and only heightened their anticipation of the cruise. Of course, I strategically planned this call as I preregistered for the cruise. However, it shows just that extra effort that Disney puts into the whole vacation.
AffordableTours.com started as a family-owned operation out of a modest two-story home. Needless to say, we understand the importance of family, and no other brand is more aware of strong family values than Disney. That’s why we’re extremely happy and excited to be able to share with you some Affordable Magic! With its timeless characters that are household names and classic movies we all know and love, Disney is indeed magical. Our partnership with this beloved company brings you incredible savings on Disney vacations—whether you are looking for a beautiful getaway on an ocean cruise, weekend resort and theme park, or a combination of all, Affordable Magic will get you and your family to your destination…with a little bit of Pixie Dust!
Walt Disney World Resorts
It’s like stepping right into a dream—only the places seem real! A place of magic…a place of discovery…one of adventure…one with spotlights and showbiz. The four Walt Disney World® Theme Parks make the real world seem far away, and make-believe as real as the smile on your face. They are the places where innocence is reborn, memories are made, and fun, imagination and excitement surround the young, and young at heart.
There’s more to see and do at the Disneyland® Resort than ever before! Get ready to discover an amazing entertainment, dining and shopping district; three incredible Resort Hotels; and, of course, two magical Disney Parks—including the expanded and transformed Disney California Adventure® Park—complete with amazing new entertainment and attractions, and a spectacular all-new Cars Land!
Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa is a family paradise with a touch of magic, where everyone can enjoy amazing adventures, both together and on their own. Adults, teens and kids each have their own special places here. And there’s plenty of family fun, too. Spend the day at the greatest pools in all of Hawai‘i. Stroll down to the secluded cove for a day at the beach. Or do some exploring with guided excursions and activities. Then, enjoy an evening of incredible dining and spectacular entertainment.
Disney Cruise Line
Created with all the imagination of Disney dream makers, Disney Cruise Line features spectacular innovations that will make dreams come true in memorable ways. Legendary Disney service, unique personal touches and elegant details all come together on this incredible cruise line to create spaces and experiences designed to delight kids, teens, adults and families in enchantingly different ways.
Adventures by Disney
It’s a big world. An amazing world. Let’s adventure together. Let Adventures by Disney® be your guides, your storytellers, your local experts and your masters of hassle-free guided group travel. We’ll take you where you want to go. Bring you closer to the places you visit. See to every last detail. And make sure every moment of your vacation, for everyone in your family is a moment you’ll want to remember again and again.